Differential infidelity patterns among the Dark Triad

  title={Differential infidelity patterns among the Dark Triad},
  author={Daniel N. Jones and Dana A. Weiser},
  journal={Personality and Individual Differences},
The Dark Triad traits (Machiavellianism, psychopathy, and narcissism) are overlapping but distinctive. Although all three traits have been independently linked to relationship infidelity, differences among the traits may exist when examined simultaneously. Moreover, consequences resulting from infidelity have not been explored. A large retrospective survey found that all three traits correlated with reporting an infidelity at some point in a current (or most recent) relationship. Among women… Expand
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